The New Logo!

Michigan State Capitol Fire 1882

In the early nineteenth century, Michigan’s State Capitol could be found in Detroit. However, due to concerns about its proximity to Canada – the war of 1812 had just ended

Michigan Fudge!

It’s almost impossible to say the words “Mackinac Island” without tagging “fudge” on the end. And despite the fact that the awesome treat has become synonymous with its island namesake,

The Nomination of Gerald R. Ford

It was October 12, 1973. Spiro Agnew, only recently resigned from the office of Vice President due to criminal charges including tax evasion and money laundering, needed a replacement. President

Lansing River Trail

This is my love letter to the Lansing River Trail. The Lansing River Trail is often overshadowed by all of the amazing places it connects, including Lansing’s Old Town, where

King of the Grill

King of the Grill and its founder, Fred Mendoza and crew, are doing their best to bring some special flavors to the Lansing area. It’s not too often that you

Drummond Island

Drummond Island

Drummond Island, one of the largest islands in Lake Huron, can be found just east of the Les Cheneaux Islands off of M-134, on the southeastern tip of Michigan’s Upper

MSU Dairy Store

I’m afraid to admit that it’s been awhile since I was last at the MSU Dairy Store, too long, in fact. As I stepped into the store, I couldn’t help

Awesome Mitten - Sandhill Crane Vineyard

Sandhill Crane Vineyards

Winery & Tasting Room Open year round 4724 Walz Road Jackson, Mich. 49201 517.764.0679 Dexter Tasting Room Open from late Aug. to mid Nov. Hours: Fri. and Sat. 11 a.m. to 5

Michigan Weimaraner Rescue

“All pure-bred dogs have a rescue,” Chris Conklin, founder and current state coordinator for Michigan Weimaraner Rescue said. She then rattled off close to a dozen different breeds and their corresponding